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Hazard scores in 100th game as Belgium beats Cyprus

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Eden Hazard scored in his 100th international game for Belgium on Sunday, helping his team to a 2-0 win over Cyprus in European Championship qualifying. Hazard curled the ball into the top corner in the 10th minute after receiving a pass from Michy Batshuayi, who held off three Cypriot defenders as […]
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10 Best Brendan Gleeson Movies

10 Best Brendan Gleeson Movies An Irish actor with three Golden Globe nominations, Brendan Gleeson has an instantly recognizable face and a familiar voice — perhaps most-known for his role as Mad-Eye Moody in the Harry Potter series, Gleeson has managed to establish quite the filmography over the years. Father of up-and-comer Domhnall Gleeson, it’s clear that Brendan’s talent is more than an acquired thing: it’s in the family’s blood. Often seen playing tough or charismatic leaders across fi...
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Cyprus 0-2 Belgium: Eden Hazard scores again as Red Devils top Euro qualifying group

Chelsea forward Eden Hazard scores on his 100th Belgium appearance as they beat Cyprus comfortably to go top of Euro 2020 qualifying Group I.

Eden Hazard: Jan Vertonghen may play until 40

Eden Hazard & Belgium Chelsea star Eden Hazard faced the press on Saturday before Belgium’s away match at Cyprus. Belgium opened their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a 3-1 win over Russia. Hazard scored twice against the 2018 World Cup quarterfinalists. Chelsea & Real Madrid During the presser, Hazard was again asked about leaving Chelsea for Real Madrid. The question was asked in Greek, however Hazard didn’t need to help of the translator to respond. Hazard rebuffed the Real Madrid quest...

Belgium, Croatia battle to wins as 2020 qualifying begins

The stars of last year’s World Cup had to dig deep as European Championship qualifying began Thursday. World Cup finalist Croatia nearly dropped points against Azerbaijan, only to be saved by a fine curling shot from Andrej Kramaric for a 2-1 win. Belgium needed two goals from Eden Hazard to defeat Russia 3-1 after a […]
Tags: News, Russia, Sports, Belgium, Azerbaijan, Croatia, Eden Hazard, Andrej Kramaric, Belgium Croatia

Hazard lifts Belgium in Euro qualifying as Depay triggers Dutch rout

Paris (AFP) – Eden Hazard ensured Belgium kicked off their qualifying campaign for Euro 2020 on Thursday with a brace in a home victory over Russia, while a Memphis Depay-inspired Netherlands romped to a 4-0... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Russia, Sport, Soccer, Paris, Netherlands, Belgium, Memphis Depay, Afp, AFP Eden Hazard

Belgium 3-1 Russia: Eden Hazard scores twice in Euro 2020 qualifier

Chelsea's Eden Hazard scores twice to spare the blushes of former club-mate Thibaut Courtois as Belgium defeat Euro 2020 qualification rivals Russia.
Tags: Russia, Sport, Chelsea, Belgium, Thibaut Courtois

Brexit extension talks run on as France and Belgium push for 7 May deadline - Politics live

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May at the Brussels summit where EU leaders will decide whether to delay Brexit by agreeing an article 50 extensionMacron says UK heading for no deal if MPs reject May’s planCorbyn refuses to rule out revoking article 50‘Revoke article 50’: petition exceeds 1m signatures amid site crashes 8.16pm GMT Here in Brussels, where it’s now past 8pm, we’ve been patiently awaiting a joint press conference from Jean-...
Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, France, Eu, European Union, Conservatives, UK News, Theresa May, Foreign Policy, Labour, TUC, Belgium, Bulgaria, Brussels, Article 50

Luc Tuymans, Painting’s Savior, Tries Something New

A major retrospective in Venice assembles more than 80 of the artist’s canvases, plus a huge mosaic of Italian marble.
Tags: Tuymans, Luc, Palazzo Grassi, Museum of Contemporary Art (Antwerp, Belgium, Art, De Pont Museum of Contemporary Art

Chelsea’s Eden Hazard: ‘It’s thanks to Zinedine Zidane I started playing football’

Eden Hazard has this afternoon lavished praise on Zinedine Zidane, amid mounting links between the Chelsea standout and Spanish giants Real Madrid. Real’s Hazard pursuit The links between Blues’ star man Hazard and Real have been circulating for several years now. Los Blancos are known to be keen admirers of Hazard’s talents, with the 28-year-old’s development into one of the finest attackers in England having seen Chelsea reportedly forced to knock back a number of bids from the soon-to-be fo...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Cristiano Ronaldo, Belgium, Juventus, Zinedine Zidane, Rtbf, Bernabeu, Zidane, Martinez, Los Blancos, Los Merengues, Real Madrid Real

Defender Ali Krieger returns to the US women’s national team

CHICAGO (AP) — Defender Ali Krieger has returned to the U.S. women’s national team for the first time since 2017. Krieger was named to the team’s roster Thursday for exhibition matches against Australia and Belgium as the team prepares for the World Cup in France starting in June. She has not played for the United […]
Tags: News, Australia, France, US, Sports, Ap, Chicago, Belgium, United, Krieger, Ali Krieger

Racing pigeon auctioned for $1.4 mil

It’s not only horses who can tear it up at the racetrack and be sold for millions. This star racing pigeon named Armando from Belgium sold for $1.4 million in an auction over the weekend, and according to PIPA, the group organizing the sale, he might be “the best long distance pigeon of all time.” Photo: PIPA As a racer with an impressive prize list, there was no question that Armando would fetch a sizeable sum at auction, but nobody was expecting such numbers. After fierce bidding war, a ...
Tags: Travel, China, Birds, Belgium, All, Nadine, Armando, PIPA, Joël Verschoot Armando, Xing Wei, Joël Verschoot

Armando the racing pigeon sells for $1.4 million

Armando the racing pigeon is the believed to be Belgium's best long-distance bird ever and he's in high demand.            [Author: Time]
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THE APPLE STORE WORLD TOUR: From Albuquerque to Zurich, here's a look at every Apple Store across the globe (AAPL)

To understand Apple's global retail footprint, it helps to see it for yourself. We've compiled a list of every Apple store in the world. Jump to your favorite country or state via the table of contents, or scroll down to see every store alphabetically. It's hard to believe Apple was started out of a garage in California just over 40 years ago. Today, Apple is worth hundreds of billions of dollars and has over 500 stores in 24 countries around the world. Apple stores weren't even a "thing" unt...
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Good for Manchester United: How long Romelu Lukaku is out injured for

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has been forced to withdraw from the Belgian national team due to injury. The 25-year-old underwent scans on Tuesday which have revealed the extent of the damage. Lukaku has been struggling with a foot injury since United’s remarkable comeback against Paris Saint-Germain two weeks ago. Extent of Lukaku’s injury revealed LONDON, ENGLAND – MARCH 10: Bernd Leno of Arsenal reaches for the ball as Romelu Lukaku of Manchester United shoots during the Premier ...
Tags: Russia, Sport, Cyprus, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Paris, Arsenal, Real Madrid, Belgium, Jose Mourinho, Emirates Stadium, Romelu Lukaku, United, Red Devils, Arsenal Fc

Bidder shells out $1.4 million for a pigeon

Armando the racing pigeon from Belgium is in high demand, and now someone wants to pay a high price to get him.            [Author: Time]
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Today's Read: The Man with No Face by Peter May

Imagine that you're a Scottish journalist on assignment to investigate the political climate in Brussels as the UK is on the verge of joining the European Union. What would you do if the journalist you're supposed to meet up with is found dead alongside a high-ranking British government official? You would likely stick around to figure out what happened. That's what protagonist Neil Bannerman does. Here's how the book starts: Kale watched the train through the rain-spattered glass and th...
Tags: Books, UK, Scotland, European Union, Belgium, Edinburgh, Brussels, Cabinet, Peter, Joann, Daryl, Peter May, Beth F, Bannerman, Harvee Lau, Neil Bannerman

Man Utd star undergoes MRI scan

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has undergone an MRI scan on a foot injury. The in-form Belgium international missed United’s FA Cup... Click the headline to read the full story.
Tags: International, Sport, Soccer, Manchester United, Belgium, Romelu Lukaku, United

Video: Eden Hazard flogs tickets for Belgium vs Russia

Belgium have deployed star man Eden Hazard to sell some tickets for their Euro 2020 qualification opener against Russia. The Red Devils host Russia... Click the headline to read the full story.
Tags: Russia, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Belgium, Red Devils, Football videos

Youri Tielemans drops hint over Leicester future

Youri Tielemans & Leicester Youri Tielemans joined Leicester City on a six month loan contract from Monaco in January. Adrien Silva left the King Power Stadium in a swap deal. The 21-year-old Belgian international is under contract at Monaco until 2022. So far Tielemans has impressed with the Foxes. In six matches he’s contributed two assists and one goal in the Premier League. View this post on Instagram ...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Liverpool, Belgium, Monaco, Leicester, Leicester City, King Power Stadium, Virgil Van Dijk, Leonardo Jardim, Jardim, Ryan Babel, Youri Tielemans, Adrien Silva, Youri Tielemans Leicester Youri Tielemans, Fulham Bad for Fulham

Cycling community mourns death of 19-year-old rider

The cycling community has expressed its grief after 19-year-old Stefan Loos was killed in the Alfred Gadenne Grand Prix in Belgium. The teenager died in hospital from severe brain trauma and internal injuries after he was hit by a van after being sent the wrong way during the race. The cycling community in Belgium suffered a devastating loss with the passing of Stef Loos.
Tags: News, Belgium, Alfred Gadenne, Stefan Loos

Stan Collymore reveals his Wolves & Man City prediction

FA Cup semifinalists The line-up for the FA Cup semifinals was cemented over the weekend. Watford will take on Wolves in one semi, while Man City face Brighton in the other. Man City are the overwhelming favourites to win the competition. Of course, the Sky Blues have already won the Carabao Cup this season beating Chelsea in the final. Will Man City go on to complete a historic quadruple? Were that to happen, Pep Guardiola’s side will make history in the Premier League. For the record, Liverpo...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Manchester City, Tottenham, Brighton, Pep Guardiola, Belgium, Luis Suarez, Watford, Romelu Lukaku, Man City, Stan Collymore

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer talks to VG about Cardiff, Man United & being away from his family

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer & VG Norwegian newspaper VG have sat down with Man United’s interim boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Is Solskjaer’s shine starting to wear thin at Old Trafford? Last weekend the Red Devils were turfed out the FA Cup at Wolves. In a poor performance from United, they were comfortably beaten 2-1 at Molineux. That was Man United’s third defeat under OGS. PSG won at the Theatre of Dreams in the Champions League, however Solskjaer then lead Man United to a famous 3-1 victory in Paris....
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Noah, Soccer, Manchester United, Tottenham, Old Trafford, Mauricio Pochettino, Champions League, Belgium, Cardiff City, Cardiff, Norway, Luis Suarez, Ed Woodward, Romelu Lukaku

Bad for Man United & Belgium: Romelu Lukaku is injured

Man United’s Romelu Lukaku is injured There are fresh injury fears for Man United striker Romelu Lukaku. Lukaku has joined up with the Belgium squad ahead of the upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers. But will Lukaku be able to play in those matches? The Belgian Red Devils confirmed on Monday night that Lukaku is injured with an ankle issue. Indeed, after missing training with his international teammates, the Man United attacker was sent for an MRI scan yesterday to determine the extent of the injury. ...
Tags: Scotland, Russia, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Liverpool, Belgium, Brussels, Roberto Martinez, Luis Suarez, Leicester City, Romelu Lukaku, Man United, United, Red Devils, Lukaku

Exit Brussels? The UK civil servants under a fog of uncertainty

A dwindling band will stay at the EU for years, but many fear their influence will fadeWhatever happens regarding the UK’s future relationship with Europe, the British are not leaving the EU’s institutions. A dwindling band of UK civil servants will continue working for the bloc for many years to come.But since 24 June 2016, nothing has been the same for this small group. Tears were shed on that overcast morning in Brussels by British and non-British officials alike. Continue reading...
Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, Eu, European Union, UK News, World news, Civil Service, Foreign Policy, Belgium, Brussels, Brexit

UK Speaker Deals Potentially Fatal Blow To Theresa May’s Ailing Brexit Deal

LONDON (AP) — The speaker of Britain’s House of Commons dealt a potentially fatal blow to Prime Minister Theresa May’s ailing Brexit deal on Monday, saying the government couldn’t keep asking lawmakers to vote on the same deal they have already rejected twice. The government intended to try a third time to get lawmakers to back the deal, ideally before May joins EU leaders Thursday at a Brussels summit where she is set to ask the bloc to postpone Britain’s departure. May has warned opponents t...
Tags: UK, London, News, Eu, European Union, World news, Ap, Bbc, Britain, Ireland, Theresa May, House Of Commons, John Bercow, Northern Ireland, Bercow, Belgium

testing what are the odds

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'Lewis Hamilton of pigeons' sold for world record €1.25m

Racing pigeon Armando goes for huge sum after bidding war between Chinese enthusiastsA racing pigeon has been sold for a world record €1.25m (£1.1m) as a result of prices being driven sky-high by a craze for bird racing among an elite group of Chinese enthusiasts. Related: The rebirth of coo: reconsidering the pigeon – in pictures Continue reading...
Tags: Europe, China, Animals, Environment, Life and style, World news, Birds, Asia Pacific, Wildlife, Lewis Hamilton, Belgium, Hobbies, Armando

No 10 says it won't call Brexit vote this week unless it has 'prospect of success' - Politics live

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenJacob Rees-Mogg’s LBC phone-in - Summary 12.12pm GMT The European Union needs to know the next move from Westminster, before deciding on a Brexit extension, EU foreign ministers have said. Belgium’s foreign minister, Didier Reynders, said the EU was awaiting a clear signal from London: We are not against an extension in Belgium, but the problem is to do what?Of course, if it is possible to avoid a no-deal situation it would b...
Tags: Europe, Politics, London, Eu, European Union, Conservatives, UK News, Theresa May, Belgium, Jeremy Hunt, Boris Johnson, LBC, Downing Street, Brexit, Didier Reynders, Rees Mogg

Portuguese hacker to be quizzed over Belgian Football Leaks

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Portuguese hacker awaiting extradition to his homeland from Hungary is expected to be questioned as a witness over Football Leaks revelations being investigated in Belgium. Rui Pinto’s lawyer, David Deak, said his client would be questioned Monday by Hungarian authorities, with Belgian prosecutors also present. Deak says Pinto “will be […]
Tags: News, Sports, Budapest, Hungary, Belgium, Pinto, Hungary AP, Rui Pinto, David Deak, Deak